Ivato International Airport, opened on March 4, 1931, is the most important in Madagascar and serves its capital, Antananarivo. It operates with domestic flights and international destinations in Africa and Europe.
Official Website: antananarivoairport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 -
Airlines: Air Austral, Air France, Airlink, Air Madagascar, Air Mauritius, Comores Aviation, Corsair International, Kenya Airways.
Annual passenger traffic: Around 730,000 passengers went through it in 2015.
Tel: +261 202 244 041. Information desk in the central hall.
Antananarivo airport is located 17 km (11 miles) to the north of the city of the same name.See Map
Offices in the Arrivals Hall.
Avis (Tel +261 202 261 027 - Monday to Saturday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and from 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm, Sundays from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm)
Budget (Tel +261 340 581 113 - 24 hours a day)
Europcar (Tel +261 202 333 647 - 24 hours a day)
Hertz (Tel +261 202 266 068 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:30 am to 12:00 pm and from 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm, Saturdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +261 320 710 031 / 202 229 749 - Monday to Saturday from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm, Sundays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm)
You can find several accommodations in the vicinity, among them: Hotel Lodge Au Bois Vert (Tel +261 202 244 725), Le Relais des Plateaux (Tel +261 202 244 118), Homelidays (Tel +261 340 281 496), Le Chat'o Park Hotel (Tel +261 342 303 333), K.méléon Hôtel (Tel +261 340 416 583), B&B Antananarivo (Tel +261 344 191 580), Gassy Country House (Tel +261 340 714 464), A&C Hôtel & Spa (Tel +261 202 244 917), IC Hotel (Tel +261 202 248 963), Scaritel Hotel (Tel +261 331 888 857).
The airport has a currency exchage bureau, ATMs and post office. Close to the enclosure is located the Centre de Conférences Internationales Ivato, with extensive business and conference facilities. In the Departures area is located the Air Madagascar Business Lounge, open during flight hours; it offers newspapers and magazines, TV, workstations, Wi-Fi, snacks, drinks (accessible for business class passengers from Air Madagascar).
Food and Drinks- There are restaurants and coffee shops in the public area of the terminal.
Shopping- In addition to a duty-free shop, there are mainly souvenir stands.
Baggage- For enquiries about lost property, contact the information desk.
Bus - There are shared minibuses (taxi-brousse), white in color, that leave from outside the airport entrance when full. Destinations and prices are displayed at the front of the vehicle.
Taxi - Vehicles available outside the Arrivals Hall. It is recommended to agree on a price with the driver before the journey. The trip to the city centre takes 30 minutes.
Outside the terminal there is a parking area for short and long stays that operates around the clock.
Passengers that require special assistance or wheelchairs are advised to notify their airline or travel agent about their particular needs in advance.
Latest updates: June 05, 2018